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long bus journeys

Friday 22nd August 2014:

We travelled on what turned out to be an 18 hour bus journey overnight last night – We wet of in the sunshine at 6pm last night and arrived in the sunshine at 12noon today. 260 more words


Food Photo Friday-Lomo Saltado

This dish is called lomo saltado or a beef stir fry.  It is made with beef, peppers, onions, some other vegetables and is served over French fries.  29 more words

South America

7 steps to your perfect Colombian coffee

One of the first thing that people think of when talking about Colombia is coffee. With more than 3500 coffee plantations, Colombia is the fourth exporter in the world, Brazil being number one. 317 more words


Gearing up for my South American adventure

In a little over three weeks I will be embarking on a three-month adventure through Ecuador and Peru. For this trip, I will not have my phone or computer, meaning I will only be able to get online/talk to my family when I find an Internet café (I’m told we will get to visit these every week or so). 676 more words


Pleasantly Surprised in Quito

So I wound up in Ecuador. It was in the plan originally – it is on my itinerary page – but it had been cut for time once I decided to spend 5 weeks in Brazil instead of 3. 884 more words


Say no to Drug!

Please Say no to Drug!

No Demand = No Supply!